April 24, 2013
Twenty-seven light rail vehicles will be retrofitted with an ultra capacitor-based, energy storage system, which captures and stores regenerative braking energy as it is generated, uses the stored energy for acceleration and releases surplus energy to other vehicles on the system as needed.
July 23, 2012
Ultracapacitors can handle more than one million charge and discharge cycles and offer a longer lifespan than batteries, according to the company.
March 10, 2010
Maxwell is Voith's exclusive supplier of ultracapacitor modules assembled in the U.S. to meet local content requirements.
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